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PM Sheikh Hasina meets President

Dhaka, June 20 : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina met President M Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Tuesday evening. During the meeting, Sheikh Hasina exchanged Eid greetings with Abdul Hamid, President’s Press Secretary Joynal Abedin told that. The Prime Minister also ...

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Double-capacity Pangu Hospital to start activities in Sept: Nasim

Health Minister Mohammed Nasim. File Photo. Dhaka, June 20 : Health Minister Mohammed Nasim on Tuesday said 500-bed National Institute of Traumatology & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation (Nitor), popularly known as Pangu Hospital, will be turned into a 1000-bed one with the ...

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BNP to stage demo across country Thursday

BNP senior leader Ruhul Kabir Rizvi. File photo Dhaka, June 19 : Leaders and activists of BNP will stage demonstrations across the country on Thursday demanding the release of its chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail. The programme is also meant ...

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Bill on BADC placed in JS

Dhaka, June 19 : A bill titled ‘Bangladesh Agriculture Development Corporation (BADC) Bill 2018’ was placed in the Parliament with a provision of fine and jail term for defying BADC notices and damaging its property. Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury placed ...

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Rohingyas put acute strain on host communities, resources in Cox’s Bazar

Bangladesh registers 2nd largest number of new refugees in 2017: UNHCR Dhaka, Jun 19 : The enormous Rohingya influx into Bangladesh has placed acute strain on host communities and resources in Cox’s Bazar district where most of the Rohingyas are ...

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Forced displacement above 68m in 2017: UNHCR

New global deal on refugees critical, it says Dhaka, Jun 19 : Wars, other violence and persecution drove worldwide forced displacement to a new high in 2017 for the fifth year in a row, led by the crisis in Congo, ...

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3 ‘JMB men’ held in C’nawabganj

Chapainawabganj, June 19 : Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested three suspected members of banned Islamic outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) from different parts of Sadar and Shibganj upazilas early Tuesday. The arrestees are Rahmat Ali, 47, son of Abdul ...

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Five shops gutted in B’baria fire

Brahmanbaria, June 19 : Five shops were gutted in a fire which broke out at a market in the municipality area on Monday night. Fire service sources said the fire originated from electric short circuit at a shop at Brahmanbaria ...

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Two Bangladeshi youths burnt to death in Saudi Arabia

Cumilla, June 18 : Two Bangladesh young men were burnt to death as a fire broke out in a fume factory in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, last Saturday. The deceased were identified as Kamrul Islam, 38, son of ...

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BTRC blocks bdnews24.com

 Dhaka, June 18 : Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) on Monday ordered all the international internet gateway (IIG) operators to block the online news portal, bdnews24.com, immediately. A notice signed by telecom regulator’s Systems & Services Division Senior Assistant Director ...

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